Take me down to the ball game, a cry called out by millions of baseball fans each week, a fan base joined this week by sports loving aliens. Twitter was sent a tweeting as the mass sighting unfolded, with many fans capturing and sending the footage to the world in near real time.
Net Bailey Stadium was the venue for this week’s big game that saw the Vancouver Canadians taking on the Everett AquaSox, both on the diamond to do battle with bat and ball. The 4000 strong crowd had prepared with all of the essentials, beer and hotdogs, settling in for the game.
The entertainment tonight wouldn’t be confined to the field. As the innings began to pass a strange light appeared above the horizon in the distance, moving slowly as it blinked. Spectators and cameramen all turned their cameras to the strange light in the distance over the outfield.